Eduardo Trigo

Partner since 1999 ––– Madrid
Member no. 24108 of the Madrid Bar Association
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Eduardo Trigo is a partner of Uría Menéndez based in Madrid. He joined the firm in 1988 after serving as a judge. He headed up the Litigation Practice Area of the Barcelona office from 1997 to 1999.

Eduardo is a very experienced litigation lawyer, having appeared before all types of courts, mostly in complex civil and commercial cases and precautionary measures proceedings, and in international and national arbitral proceedings. He specialises in corporate law (civil and commercial), mainly in the industrial and finance sectors, and specifically in matters involving the retail, cars, steel, construction and food industries.

He also has extensive experience in insolvency law and inheritance law and for many years has issued legal opinions on all of these matters.

He is regarded as a leading lawyer by the main international legal directories, such as Chambers & Partners and European Legal Experts.

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  • Law Degree, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, 1981
  • Final Degree exam – Doctorate courses, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, 1982
  • Master's Degree in Legal Practice, CEU San Pablo, 1981-1982

Professional associations

  • Madrid Bar Association
  • Barcelona Bar Association
  • Club Español de Arbitraje
  • London Court of International Arbitration

Teaching activity

Eduardo has been a speaker at a number of seminars and conferences organised by institutions such as the Asociación para el Progreso de la Dirección, the Instituto de la Empresa, financial entities, Madrid Bar Association, universities, chambers of commerce and the Spanish Ministry of Trade.

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